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The Current Crisis: an Austrian Perspective: The Mises Circle in Houston

Mises Circle Houston

January 26, 2013Houston Marriott South at Hobby Airport

Tags Big GovernmentThe FedFree MarketsTaxes and SpendingU.S. Economy

Sponsored by Jeremy and Helen Davis

Join Ron Paul, Lew Rockwell and Mises Institute faculty for the Mises Circle in Houston. 

Donations to sponsor student scholarships are welcomed. Students scholarships are available.

The Program

8:45 a.m.  Coffee, registration, bookstore open

9:15 a.m.  Welcome, Lew Rockwell

9:30 a.m.  Peter Klein "The Myth of 'Full Employment'"

10:00 a.m. Benjamin Powell "U.S. Recession Policy: Nothing New Under the 'Rising' Sun"

10:30 a.m.  Discussion, refreshments, bookstore open

11:00 a.m.   Joseph Salerno "The Fallacy of Fiscal Stimulus"

11:30 a.m.  Robert Murphy "Only the Austrians Maintain Sane Recommendations During a Crisis"

Noon   Lunch

  • Ron Paul, The Carl Davis Distinguished Lecture  "The Libertarian Future"

1:30 p.m.  Thomas Woods "What Should Be Done?"

2:00 p.m.  Lew Rockwell "The Causes of the Economic Crisis"

2:30 p.m. Speaker panel with Q&A

3:00 p.m.  Adjourn

3:30 p.m.  Bookstore closes

Additional Information

Attire is business casual. Parking is complimentary. Driving directions are here.

To reserve a sleeping room at the Houston Marriott South at Hobby Airport, call them at 713-943-7979 before January 7, and mention the Mises Institute for a special rate of $89 per night, plus tax. Complimentary shuttle from Hobby Airport.

Publicity Waiver: Registering for this event gives the Mises Institute permission to take photos, record videos, and receive statements of and from attendees for promotional purposes. By this authorization, attendees understand and agree that no participant shall receive remuneration and that all rights, title and interest to the photos, videos, and statements and use thereof belong to the Mises Institute.

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